Serve in Dimpled mug, Stein


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RATINGS: 105   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
This is the beer that they serve at The Oktoberfest. Sold in the US as "Superior Festbier"

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Moneyman083 (5) - - SEP 20, 2013 does not count
UPDATED: SEP 23, 2013 Very mild. Not much of an after taste. Goes down easy. Overall a great octoberfest. Had this on tap in Hagerstown, MD. Wife loved it as well. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
beerscout (298) - New Windsor, New York, USA - MAY 19, 2013
Bottle. Bitterness is the dominant character on this brew, not what I think of with Oktoberfest, but the deep amber color, thin white head, combined with the brown sugar notes and malt undertones reminded me of one. Flavor was bitter and monotone, bubbly, and lively to the palate. It was ok.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
prawlie (1319) - Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 11, 2013
Pint on draught at York Tap in 2012. Golden, fizzy, with a good frothy head. Hopped and malt aroma. Tastes bitter, malty with a touch of corned beef. Has substance to it, but not the most exciting of beers. Actually a bit disappointing, especially considering what else the Tap has to offer. But not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
DavidWoodruff (433) - Windsor, California, USA - FEB 3, 2013
Copper with a white head. Both the aroma and flavor are centered around malt. Slight roasted malt character in the finish which is dryer than expected. Classic Oktoberfest!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sbanach (222) - Alabama, USA - OCT 4, 2012
Low malt aroma, lighter amber color, but darker than the spayed oktoberfest. Low hop taste, malty, toastiness on the finish. Finishes dry, very drinkable and tasty. Would like to have more of these. My favorite German Oktoberfest if the 4 German Oktoberfest beer we sampled at my homebrew club meeting..

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Murrow (92) - Kirkwood, Missouri, USA - SEP 17, 2012
Bottled. Pours pale to medium amber. White head quickly dissipates. Subtle aroma of overripe fruit. Sweet malt flavor up front with hints of ripe red apple and pear. Nicely balanced with touch of hop bitterness. Slightly dry and earthy finish with a small amount of alcohol. Light bodied, smooth mouthfeel. A pleasing, refreshing beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cfrancis (2790) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 17, 2012
Pours a clear gold with a small white top that disappears to a white ring. Aroma is german malts and not that much of a hop profile. Taste is clean, bright, light german characteristics of malt and some noble hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cunningham (6060) - Halden, NORWAY - MAY 2, 2012
Amber yellow colour with a white head. Moderate sweet and hoppy malty aroma. A fin mild and fresh malty + hoppy flavour. Also a fine fruity background
[Bottle. Direct import from Germany]

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
deusax (458) - Grenoble, FRANCE - JAN 31, 2012
Tasted at Oktoberfest 2008, Munchen. golden, light sweetness, lightly bitter,

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jaghana (4958) - Strasbourg (Alsace), FRANCE - OCT 12, 2011
Bottle 50cl, a yellow beer. Nose is on dry grain, aroma is slightly malty, grassy and peppery hops, nutty bottom yeast notes, body is low, finish is dry, metallic notes, long bitterness.

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